Power Outage Reminder

Power Outage Reminder

Outage Notice: NPPD will be reconfiguring the 115 kV transmission substation that serves Valentine and the surrounding area to a ring bus scheme to improve operational flexibility and reliability. During construction, the City of Valentine will be served by a...
MPCC Input Session on Wednesday

MPCC Input Session on Wednesday

Mid-Plains Community College is taking its community input sessions on the road, and the next stop will be Valentine. The public is invited to attend the session from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the MPCC Valentine Campus, 715 East Highway 20. The purpose of the...
Niobrara River Road Moving Closer to Reality

Niobrara River Road Moving Closer to Reality

Things are moving closer to improvements on the Sparks River road in Northeast Cherry County.  The project would replace the current 3.3 miles stretch of gravel with an asphalt surface. The new surface would begin at Sparks and proceed south to the current Russell...
Celebrate Birds on National Public Lands Day

Celebrate Birds on National Public Lands Day

On Saturday, September 22nd, celebrate birds with a special National Public Lands Day event at Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge (NWR). From 8:00 until noon, enjoy a bird walk, a presentation on grassland birds from a UNL expert, and help clean and repair the...
Niobrara Council Meeting

Niobrara Council Meeting

The Niobrara Council held a regular meeting on August 16th. Chair Mike Tuerk appointed Brad Arrowsmith to replace Lance Kuck (cook) as the Niobrara Council representative on the Nebraska Land Trust. Mr Tuerk later explained he had a conversation with Dave Sands,...
Prediction Contest Week 2

Prediction Contest Week 2

IT WAS A TOUGH WEEK FOR THE FAVORITES IN THE KVSH PIGSKIN PREDICTION CONTEST AS THERE WERE SEVERAL UPSETS. THIS WEEKS AVERAGE WAS MISSING HALF OF THE GAMES…..ONE PERSON MISSED JUST TWO GAMES FOR FIRST PLACE….RYAN GASS OF OMAHA TOOK TOP HONORS….JUST A...